Kinukondena ng Kakailian Salakniban Tay Amin a Nagtaudan (KASTAN) ang panibagong hakbang ni Gov. Joy Bernos at ng 24th IB na pag-uugnay sa ligal na organisasyon ng KASTAN sa New People’s Army (NPA).
By MYRA DELA CRUZ/TFIP www.nordis.net MANILA — Indigenous Peoples groups led by the Katribu Kalipunan ng Katutubong Mamamayan ng Pilipinas (KATRIBU) and …
By MYRA DELA CRUZ/TFIP www.nordis.net MANILA – Indigenous peoples (IP) and advocates for the rights of national minorities protested in front of …
(On this column we give way to accommodate the NUJP national directorate’s position paper on the Proposed Amendments to the Anti-Terror Law.)
Di na makukubli ang pagiging sagad-sagaring kontra-mamamayan na talaga ang rehimeng US-Duterte.
SAN FERNANDO CITY — Two Iglesia Filipina Independiente (IFI) priests based in Ilocos Norte have been under a series of threats, harassment and intimidation.
Revd. Fr. Randy Manicap, lead convener of the People’s Solidarity Against Large-Scale Mining in Ilocos Norte (PSALM-IN) and member of the Council of Leaders of Ilocos Network for the Environment (Defend Ilocos) received death threat last June 24, after delivering the Sunday mass. He is assigned at the Santa Anna Parish in Piddig, Ilocos Norte under the Diocese of Laoag of the Iglesia Filipina Independiente.
BAGUIO CITY — Human rights group Karapatan-Cagayan Valley on Sunday, June 10 published an urgent alert on its Facebook page reports of International Humanitarian Law violations committed by the 86th Infantry Battalion of the Philippine Army.
BAGUIO CITY — Iti maysa a pabalaak idi Mayo 25, kinondenar ti Cordillera Peoples Democratic Front iti probinsia ti Kalinga ti Sangguniang Bayan ti Pasil iti panangputar daytoy ti maysa a resolusyon a mangkidkidaw ti pannakaipatakder ti detatsment ti army. Karaman pay ti nasao a resolusyon ti panangiparit ti panagserrek dagiti non-government organizations (NGO) kadagiti komunidad ti nasao nga ili.
BAGUIO CITY — In a press statement, Ifugao Representative Teddy Brawner Baguilat condemned the brutal murder of Fr. Richmond V. Nilo of the Diocese of Cabanatuan and called on the Duterte administration to swiftly bring the killers to justice.
The Cordillera Peoples Alliance is one with the Benguet Peace and Order Council (PPOC) in denouncing the deceitful recruitment activities by the mercenary group Cordillera Peoples Liberation Army-Cordillera Bodong Administration (CPLA-CBA) in the province. CPLA is known for its notorious track record of human rights violations in the region.
BAGUIO CITY — Speaking before his colleagues, Senator Patrick Leahy, of the Democratic Party and the most senior member of the assembly, expressed his concern on the terrorist tagging of indigenous and human rights defenders in the country. His speech, delivered on June 4 underscored the threat and hardships brought by the Department of Justice’s inclusion of activists in the terrorist proscription petition against the Communist Party of the Philippines and the New People’s Army.